I have been writing for six years, at first for myself, then in journalism and advertising.  I've come full circle, and once again I write for myself.  My home is a bus where, with my husband and cat, we live as close to self-sufficiently as we can.  To earn a crust we keep bees (we have 200 hives) and I work as a
Quality Manager part-time in Rotorua.

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Kushla Haenen
New Zealand

four haiku

in the hand
five grasses
already gone to seed

He leaves.
The sun passes
behind a cloud

on the horizon
a yacht
sails against the sky

dead flowers
in a jar
beside her tree